countable and uncountable; coppers

copper (countable and uncountable; plural coppers)

  1. (uncountable) a reddish-brown, malleable, ductile metallic element with high electrical and thermal conductivity, symbol Cu, and atomic number 29.
  2. (countable) Something made of copper.
  3. The reddish-brown colour/color of copper.
    copper colour:    
  4. (countable) A copper coin.
  5. (Australia, UK) (archaic) A large pot used for heating water or washing clothes over a fire.
    Mum would heat the water in a copper in the kitchen and transfer it to the tin bath.
    I explain that socks can’t be boiled up in the copper with the sheets and towels or they shrink.
  6. (Australia, UK, US; slang) A police officer.


6 letters in word "copper": C E O P P R.

No anagrams for copper found in this word list.

Words found within copper:

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